What Can Stutterers Learn from the Neurodiversity Movement?

  title={What Can Stutterers Learn from the Neurodiversity Movement?},
  author={Christopher Constantino},
  journal={Seminars in Speech and Language},
Abstract Neurodiversity is both an empowerment movement and a way of thinking about disability. Rather than focusing on pathology and impairment, neurodiversity emphasizes natural variation and the unique skills, experiences, and traits of neurodivergent individuals. People who stutter are beginning to work with and derive value from these concepts. In this article, we look at the history of neurodiversity and its key ideas. We discuss the conventional view of disability, the medical model… 

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